Prepare for the Civil Engineering (CE) examination to earn your Professional Engineer (PE) license

10 SESSIONS / 25 HOURS

OF LIVE, IN-CLASS INSTRCUTIONS

PE CIVIL ENGINEERING REFRESHER COURSE SCHEDULE

# Topic

Fall 2022

Spring 2023

1

Geotechnical

Sep

13

Jan

3

2

Geotechnical

Sep

15

Jan

10

3

Transportation

Sep

20

Jan

17

4

Transportation

Sep

22

Jan

24

5

Construction

Sep

27

Jan

31

6

Construction

Sep

29

Feb

7

7

Structures

Oct

4

Feb

14

8

Structures

Oct

6

Feb

21

9

Environmental

Oct

11

Feb

28

10

Environmental

Oct

13

Mar

7

NYS PE Examination

Year Round Computer Based Testing (CBT)

Download PE Registration

OBJECTIVE: An extensive review and refresher course to prepare engineers for the Civil Engineering Professional Engineer (PE) (Part B) examination. Successful passing of this exam qualifies the engineer for a PE license. This review covers in detail all five disciplines of the morning breadth session of the PE exam. Due to time limitation and the significantly wide scope of the afternoon depth session of the exam, which involves codes and design standards related to each examinee's chosen discipline, this course review is only limited to the type of questions potentially found in the morning session. 

INSTRUCTORS: The course is taught by Union College Professors of Engineering. All instructors are licensed Professional Engineers (PE), experts in their respective fields, and have professional experience.

COURSE FEE: The course fee is $1000 per participant if paying by check or purchase order; and $1030 if paying by credit card.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION: To register for this Professional Engineering Refresher course, simply fill out this PE Registration Form and return it with payment or purchase order to the Program Director at the address shown on the form.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Applications should be received by September 11, 2022 for the Fall 2022 course, and by January 1, 2023 for the Spring 2023 course.

BOOK: Book used is Practice Problems for the Civil Engineering Exam, 16th Ed, by Lindeburg, Professional Publications ISBN: 978-1591265726. Course participants can purchase textbook from the publisher or other online sources.

MEETING TIMES/LOCATION: All classes meet from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM at Union College's campus, Schenectady, NY 12308. Room location is to be announced to course registrants. [Union College will allow this course to be offered in-person if public health conditions improve. If not offered in-person, it will be offered LIVE online using zoom]

ATTENDANCE POLICY: Course participants who have no more than two unexcused absences from the class will receive a letter of completion.

WITHDRAWAL POLICY: Participants who wish to withdraw from the course must submit a written notice to the Program Director. Partial refunds will be issued as follows: notice received prior to the first class session - full refund less $100 processing fee; notice received prior to the third class session - half tuition. No refunds will be issued after the third class session.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: If you have questions about the Civil Engineering PE Refresher Program or course content, please contact Professor Ashraf Ghaly, Program Director by email at ghalya@union.edu, or by phone 518-388-6515.

NOTE: For more information regarding the Professional Engineering (PE) exam, please visit the NCEES website or the website of New York State Department of Education, Office of the Professions.

Prepare for the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) examination to earn your Engineer-In-Training (EIT) title

12 SESSIONS / 30 HOURS

OF LIVE, IN-CLASS INSTRCUTIONS

FE CIVIL ENGINEERING REFRESHER COURSE SCHEDULE

# Topic Fall 2022 Spring 2023
1 Geotechnical Engineering

Sep

12

Jan

4

2 Surveying

Sep

14

Jan

11

3 Transportation Engineering

Sep

19

Jan

18

4 Materials

Sep

21

Jan

25

5 Construction

Sep

26

Feb

1

6 Statics & Dynamics

Sep

28

Feb

8

7 Mechanics of Materials

Oct

3

Feb

15

8 Structural Analysis

Oct

5

Feb

22

9 Structural Design

Oct

10

Mar

1

10 Fluid Mechanics

Oct

12

Mar

8

11 Hydraulics & Hyrdology

Oct

17

Mar

15

12 Environmental Engineering

Oct

19

Mar

22

NYS FE Examination Year Round Computer Based Testing (CBT)

Download FE Registration Form

OBJECTIVE: An extensive review and refresher course to prepare engineers for the Civil Engineering discipline Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) (Part A) examination. Successful passing of Part A exam qualifies the engineer for an Engineer-In-Training (EIT) title. This course mainly focuses on the engineering sreas of the exam. 

INSTRUCTORS: The course is taught by Union College Professors of Engineering. All instructors are licensed Professional Engineers (PE), experts in their respective fields, and have professional experience.

COURSE FEE: The course fee is $1200 per participant if paying by check, money order or purchase order; and $1236 if paying by credit card.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION: To register for this FE Civil Engineering Refresher course, simply fill out this FE Registration Form and return it with payment or purchase order to the Program Director at the address shown on the form. 

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Applications should be received by September 11, 2022 for the Fall 2022 course, and by January 1, 2023 for the Spring 2023 course.

BOOKS: Books used are (1) FE Civil Engineering Review Manual, ISBN 978-1591265290, by Lindeburg, Professional Publications, and (2) FE Civil Practice Problems, ISBN 978-1591265306, by Lindeburg, Professional Publications. Course participants can purchase textbooks from the publisher or other online sources.

MEETING TIMES/LOCATION: All classes meet from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM at Union College's campus, Schenectady, NY 12308. Room location is to be announced to course registrants. [Union College will allow this course to be offered in-person if public health conditions improve. If not offered in-person, it will be offered LIVE online using zoom]

ATTENDANCE POLICY: Course participants who have no more than two unexcused absences from the class will receive a letter of completion.

WITHDRAWAL POLICY: Participants who wish to withdraw from the course must submit a written notice to the Program Director. Partial refunds will be issued as follows: notice received prior to the first class session - full refund less $100 processing fee; notice received prior to the third class session - half tuition. No refunds will be issued after the third class session.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: If you have questions about the Civil Engineering FE Refresher Program or course content, please contact Professor Ashraf Ghaly, Program Director by email at ghalya@union.edu, or by phone 518-388-6515.

NOTE: For more information regarding the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam, please visit the NCEES website..


Continuing Education Program

Union College is an authorized provider and approved sponsor of continuing education in New York State

Continuing Education Requirement for Engineers in NYS

Questions & Answers, Office of the Professions, NYS Education Department

Upcoming Course Offering

Sample of Past Courses


Contact Civil Engineering PE or FE Program, or Continuing Education Program at ce@union.edu
Telephone: 518-388-6515, Fax: 518-388-7172
807 Union Street, Engineering Department, Schenectady, NY 12308
Union College